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  • Anti-cancer Drugs - Nature, Synthesis and Cell
    Anti-cancer Drugs - Nature, Synthesis and Cell NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Jasna Bankovic
    ISBN 978-953-51-2814-4,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2813-7,
    194 pages, December, 2016
    We are in constant search for new therapeutic options to cure cancer. In this book, you can find out how scientists throughout the world deal with this problem. Readers will learn how to engage nature, chemical synthesis, and cell machinery to design ...
  • Special Topics in Drug Discovery
    Special Topics in Drug Discovery NEW
    Edited by Taosheng Chen and Sergio C. Chai
    ISBN 978-953-51-2800-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2799-4,
    188 pages, November, 2016
    Drug discovery involves multiple disciplines, technologies, and approaches. This book selects important topics related to drug discovery, including emerging tool (Chapter 1), cutting-edge approaches (Chapters 2, 3, and 4), examples of specific therap ...
  • Toxicology - New Aspects to This Scientific Conundrum
    Toxicology - New Aspects to This Scientific Conundrum
    Edited by Sonia Soloneski and Marcelo L. Larramendy
    ISBN 978-953-51-2717-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2716-1,
    216 pages, October, 2016
    This edited book, Toxicology - New Aspects to This Scientific Conundrum, is intended to provide an overview on the different xenobiotics employed every day in our anthropogenic activities. We hope that this book will continue to meet the expectations ...
  • Epileptology - The Modern State of Science
    Epileptology - The Modern State of Science
    Edited by Vladimir V. Kalinin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2699-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2698-0,
    276 pages, October, 2016
    Epilepsy seems to represent one of the most frequent neurological diseases and occurs in about 1% of the general population. Although epilepsy is known since antiquity, the precise data on its pathogenesis and effective treatment are still collected ...
  • Anticoagulation Therapy
    Anticoagulation Therapy
    Edited by Ozcan Basaran and Murat Biteker
    ISBN 978-953-51-2667-6,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2666-9,
    148 pages, September, 2016
    The available parenteral and oral anticoagulants have a large clinical use. Understanding biochemistry of anticoagulants may help to improve therapeutic strategies. Resistance to vitamin K antagonist drugs might be a problem for rodent populations. P ...
  • Basic Pharmacokinetic Concepts and Some Clinical Applications
    Basic Pharmacokinetic Concepts and Some Clinical Applications
    Edited by Tarek A Ahmed
    ISBN 978-953-51-2197-8,
    166 pages, November, 2015
    This book considers the basic principles of biopharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics. It also illustrates clinical pharmacokinetic applications, such as recirculatory models, common antimalarial drugs, and clinical pharmacokinetic principles in critical ...
  • Toxicology Studies - Cells, Drugs and Environment
    Toxicology Studies - Cells, Drugs and Environment
    Edited by Ana Cristina Andreazza and Gustavo Scola
    ISBN 978-953-51-2140-4,
    242 pages, July, 2015
    The increased exposure to toxins, toxicants and novel drugs has promoted toxicology to become one of the most important areas of research with emerging innovative toxicity testing protocols, techniques, and regulation being placed. Since the bioactiv ...
  • Drug Discovery and Development - From Molecules to Medicine
    Drug Discovery and Development - From Molecules to Medicine
    Edited by Omboon Vallisuta and Suleiman Olimat
    ISBN 978-953-51-2128-2,
    328 pages, June, 2015
    It is very important for scientists all over the globe to enhance drug discovery research for better human health. This book demonstrates that various expertise are essential for drug discovery including synthetic or natural drugs, clinical pharma ...